Modelling the Global Diffusion of Energy Efficiency and Low Carbon Technology
AbstractThe aim of this study is to measure and understand the long-term factors behind trends in energy and carbon intensity in different economies. It also looks at how improvements in energy efficiency are spread to countries around the world. Of particular interest is the rate at which efficiency improvements spread from developed to developing countries and what affects this diffusion. Countries that are considered are Australia, major European economies, USA, Canada, Mexico, Japan, China, and India.
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Energy efficiency; carbon emissions; environmental Kuznets curve; economic growth; Environmental Economics and Policy; Resource /Energy Economics and Policy; Q43; Q55; Q56;
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- David Stern, 2009. "Modelling the Global Diffusion of Energy Efficiency and Low Carbon Technology," Environmental Economics Research Hub Research Reports 0920, Environmental Economics Research Hub, Crawford School of Public Policy, The Australian National University.
- Q43 - Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics; Environmental and Ecological Economics - - Energy - - - Energy and the Macroeconomy
- Q55 - Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics; Environmental and Ecological Economics - - Environmental Economics - - - Environmental Economics: Technological Innovation
- Q56 - Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics; Environmental and Ecological Economics - - Environmental Economics - - - Environment and Development; Environment and Trade; Sustainability; Environmental Accounts and Accounting; Environmental Equity; Population Growth
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